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Unit Code
Unit Title
HTA305 Gender in European Thought
HTA306 Australia from the 1850s to 1918
HTA307 Australia from 1918 to 1975
HTA308 Medieval Britain: Myth, Power and Identity
HTA309 Europe in an Age of Crisis 1560-1640
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA310 Cold War Europe, 1945-1991
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA311 Europe at War 1914-1945
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA314 Late Medieval Europe
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA316 The Experience of War. History, Myth and Memory
HTA317 Historians and their Evidence
HTA318 Crime and the Law in Historical Perspective
HTA322 Great Cities of Asia
HTA323 Islam, Law and Women - Historical and Contemporary Perspectives
HTA324 Independence and Revolution in Modern Asia
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA329 Van Diemen's Land 1642-1850
HTA331 Tasmanian History from 1856
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA334 Europe in the High Middle Ages
HTA335 Faith in Asia:Origin & Change
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA337 Holy Lands, Strange Lands: The Medieval World 1000-c.1300
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA338 History and Film: Twentieth-Century Perspectives
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA339 The Rise of Nations: Europe 1830-70
HTA340 Australian History 1788-1990s
HTA342 Colonial USA, 1607-1789
HTA343 USA: The Nation from 1789
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA344 Modern Britain 1832-1990
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA345 Revolutions of the Mind
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA346 The Road to War: Europe 1870-1914
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA347 Modern Russia: Enlightenment to Dictatorship
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA349 Atlantic Worlds, 1450-1807
HTA352 African-American History
HTA353 Race and Politics in Southern African History
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA355 War and Peace in the Pacific
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA356 Barbarian Kingdoms: Medieval Europe AD 300-700
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA357 Vikings and Vassals: Medieval Europe AD 700-1000
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA358 Renaissance & Reformation Europe
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA371 Australian Environmental History
HTA375 History of the Indigenous Peoples of North America
(Not Offered 2008)
HTA390 History and Heritage
HTA399 Special Topic in History
HTC300 The Pursuit of Empire: Philip, Alexander and Rome
HTC301 Roman Republic 133-31 BC
HTC302 Caesars and Soldiers: The Early Roman Empire (A.D. 14-138)
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC307 Monuments of Rome: Image and Ideology
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC310 War and the Hero: Classical Epic
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC311 Tragedy: Greece and Rome
HTC321 Women in Greek and Roman Antiquity
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC323 Greek and Roman Mythology
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC327 Conquest and Colonization
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC328 Celluloid Empire: Rome on Film
(Not Offered 2008)
HTC329 Love in the Ancient Novel
HTC330 Special Topic in Ancient Civilisations
HTC331 Archaeology of the Ancient City: Athens, Pompeii, Rome
(Not Offered 2008)
HTG316 Advanced Ancient Greek A
HTG318 Advanced Ancient Greek B
HTG320 Advanced Ancient Greek Grammar
(Not Offered 2008)
HTL301 Special Topic in Latin
HTL317 Advanced Latin A
HTL319 Advanced Latin B

2012 HTC334 Sex, Wine and Athletics in Classical Antiquity

Unit Level: Advanced

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   HTC234


Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
HTC334 H

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Sem 1 H Distance 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012
Sem 1 H On Campus 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012
Sem 1 I Distance 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012
Sem 1 L Distance 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012
Sem 1 N Distance 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012
Sem 1 W Distance 27-FEB-2012 23-MAR-2012 16-APR-2012 01-JUN-2012

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

About Census Dates


Explores Greek and Roman understandings of gender, sexuality and self-representation through both literature (such as lyric poetry) and through evidence of other sorts (such as visual art and material culture). The unit aims to introduce students to the more human and intimate sides of ancient life and their reflection in writing.

WEIGHT: 12.5%


HTC234: 1,000 word short essay (20%), 2,500 word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)

HTC334: 1,000 word short essay (20%), 3,000 word essay (40%), 2-hr exam (40%)

TEACHING PATTERN: Int: 2 lectures weekly, tutorial fortnightly
Dist: Study Schools

Note: Class attendance may still be required

   Web dependent - H,I,L,N,W
Some parts of this unit will be taught online
   Resource supported teaching & learning - H,I,L,N,W
Additional resources are provided for your optional use; e.g. audio taped lectures
About Flexible Study Options

This unit includes specific international contexts/case studies.
This unit includes international cross-cultural issues/skills.

M.Excl HTC234
Prereq 25% in HTC, HTA, HEA, HTL or HTG

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STAFF: Dr Jonathan Wallis

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Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

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